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Camp Name: Camp Wiyaka

Camp Location: Richmond, NH

Camp Description: Camp Description- Located on Sandy Pond in Richmond, New Hampshire, Camp Wiyaka is a residential summer camp for children ages 7-15. Our daily schedule allows children to participate in traditional camp offerings and choose some unique activities to design their own week. There’s time for swimming, boating, doing arts and crafts, archery, playing sports and games, learning about nature and so much more. Nightly campfires, family style meals, and platform tents have been part of the Camp Wiyaka tradition since 1921. We offer coed and single gender weeks during the summer season. In addition to the week long programs, 3-day Mini Camp sessions and 2-week Leader-In-Training take place during the summer.

Sponsoring YMCA: Camp Wiyaka YMCA

YMCA Location: Athol, MA

Job Description and Required Certifications: Description: Counselors will live in a tent with up to 7 campers and are responsible for the health and welfare of the children. Counselors will lead activities, and assist in the Arts+Crafts, Sports+Games, Waterfront, and Nature program areas. Each Counselor is required to attend and participate in camp wide events and will need to organize tent events. Qualifications: - Minimum 18 years of age - Experience and / or desire for working with youth - Willingness for follow directions and work as a team member - Strong leadership and organization skills - Willingness to as for assistance when needed or desired - Clean CORI / SORI, background check - Good health - Ability to interact with all age levels o Capability to relate to youth and adults in a positive manner o Supervise others of varying ages and abilities

Salary Information: Salary Range: $200 - $220 per week

Room and Board Provided: Yes

How to Apply: Visit our website – www.campwiyaka.org – to find an application. Employment applications (and resume if desired) can be mailed or faxed (978 249 4009) to the Athol Area YMCA, or emailed to campwiyaka@yahoo.com. Address questions to Camp Director, Kate Wesolowski - 978 249 3305 (ex 21 if prompted), campwiyaka@yahoo.com

Apply By Email: campwiyaka@yahoo.com

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Contact: Kate Wesolowski
ATHOL, MA 01331

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